Method of execution; Director of DOC certifies that lethal injection isn't available, electrocution. (SB607)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Method of execution. Provides that if the Director of the Department of Corrections certifies that lethal injection is not available as a method of execution, electrocution shall be used instead. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103720D
01/13/2014Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/24/2014Failed to report (defeated) in Rehabilitation and Social Services (6-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2014Reconsidered by Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/31/2014Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2014Passed by for the day
02/05/2014Passed by for the day
02/06/2014Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2014Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/10/2014Continued to 2015 in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/04/2014Left in Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1052.